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“Good night out”
Review of The Grove Arms

The Grove Arms
Ranked #22 of 41 Restaurants in Shaftesbury
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$14 - US$41
Cuisines: Pub
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: With Nina's farming background the heart to the Grove's menu is a wide offering, sourced locally direct from the producer to offer varied dishes with the ethos of something for everyone no matter what the occasion. We run both a hearty main menu and a specials board daily along with many weekly special event nights supported by the locals as follows: Wednesday Night - Pie and a Pint night £8.95 Thursday Night - Steak Night 2 for 1 Friday Night - 2 fish & Chips for £14.95
Reviewed 17 September 2011

With plenty of room and good parking, this pub was full of happy diners on a wet and windy evening.
The menu, including specials board, offered interesting variations, and all dishes were well-presented. Service was attentive, but not obtrusive. Both food and wine were reasonably-priced so this venue in the village of Ludwell is well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 1 April 2011

On first impression - contemporary, modern, sparsely furnished and huge, however, very well lit. First shock £8.60 for glass of wine and pint of lager shandy. Menu didn't grab me, pub trying to be a posh restaurant came to mind rather that drawing in local trade.
Generally I will always have steak but at just over £19 I thought that a little too steep for rib-eye. I chose rosti rarebit at just under £9. Well portionwise it wouldn't have filled my children up let alone an adult. Poor presentation and lacking any sign of a rosti! Boyfriend had fish & chips which was good but again lacking presentation !
Disappointing I thought overall, landlord not overfriendly I actually thought he was bar staff! Great pity as we live in Charlton it would have been nice to have a local you could pop into regularly - unfortunately I couldn't recommend it and won't be returning. Give it 6 months.....

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